Community

Food is a common unity that creates a community. Bringing together the community through locally grown food is a major focus of Urban Seed. Integrating with non-profits, universities and the culinary community has helped Urban Seed get 'rooted' in the Las Vegas community.

Vegas Strong

Charitable partners

Green Our Planet (GoP) is a creative, entrepreneurial, non-profit conservation organization that operates a free environmental crowdfunding platform and also runs the largest school garden program in the United States. Based in Las Vegas, Nevada, GoP offers a unique funding and educational model to help individuals and organizations reach their mission goals, while supporting innovative education and conservation efforts.
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Adam’s Place, a Grief Center for Children and Families was established in memory of Adam Gregory Thomas. Adam was a 21-year-old college senior at the University of Nevada, Reno when he sustained life-ending injuries from a car crash in Reno, Nevada in March of 2007. Adam left behind his father, George Thomas, mother, Kelly Thomas-Boyers, and younger brother, Alec Thomas.
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Create A Change Now is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization that is committed to educating and empowering children and their families by providing the resources needed to fight childhood obesity and related diseases to live happier, healthier, more productive lives.
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The Junior League of Las Vegas is an organization of women committed to promoting voluntarism, developing the potential of women, and to improving the community through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers.
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Impact Nevada, formerly known as Green Chips, is Southern Nevada’s leading sustainability voice creating innovative partnerships among businesses, government, and non-profits through education, community projects, and collaboration.
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Three Square’s mission is to provide wholesome food to hungry people, while passionately pursuing a hunger-free community. We combine food banking (warehousing canned and boxed goods), food rescue (obtaining surplus or unused meats, bread, dairy and produce from hospitality and grocery outlets), and ready-to-eat meals to be the most complete food solution for Southern Nevada.
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United Way of Southern Nevada unites our community to improve people’s lives. With the support of a committed group of strategic partners, we create bold and positive change for Southern Nevada through innovation, leadership and collaboration. Through our focus on Early Education, High School Achievement, Post-Secondary Attainment and Workforce Supports we fight to break the cycle of poverty and provide the foundation for a stronger community for all.
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University Engagement

The College of Southern Nevada creates opportunities and enriches lives. CSN is primarily a two-year college in Clark County, Nevada, with four four-year degrees in Dental Hygiene, Medical Lab Scientist, Culinary, and Fire & Emergency Services Admin.
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Nevada State College is a comprehensive college with a commitment to educating students for success in the real world. The college's main campus is located in Henderson, Nevada, just 15 miles from the world-famous Las Vegas Strip.
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UNLV is a premier metropolitan research university. Its 332-acre main campus, located on the Southern tip of Nevada in a desert valley surrounded by mountains.
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